Punta Gorda, Florida Job Growth
There were 47,500 jobs in Punta Gorda, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 65,471 employed persons for the month. Punta Gorda added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 235 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Punta Gorda job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Punta Gorda as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Punta Gorda, Florida
CES employment for Punta Gorda in December 2016 is at a new high of 47,500.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 68,118 for Punta Gorda in November 2006. 2,647 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 56,597, Punta Gorda has added 8,874 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment History